Promotions Editor/Producer - WFXT TV

Location: 

Dedham, MA, US, 02026

Location: MA-Boston

Job Title:  Promotions Editor/Producer - WFXT TV

 

Position Overview

WFXT TV Boston 25 is in need of an experienced Promotions Editor and Producer for our locally produced programming, promotional campaigns, and commercial production.  The candidate must be able to manage tight deadlines without sacrificing quality or creativity, deliver concepts, write scripts, shepherd clients, create graphics and distribute a quality finished product. This is an outstanding opportunity to work in the multi-media industry. We are looking for an outgoing self-starter, to assist our sales team at Boston 25. Our ideal candidate will be able to hit the ground running, take charge of their position.  Promotions Editor/Producer will be able to conceptualize and execute locally produced programming, promotional campaigns, and commercial production. We are seeking someone who can tell stories through the creative use of video and graphics. We are looking for someone who has the ability to work effectively with all the departments at our television station and be flexible in an ever changing environment. You will be asked to communicate with agencies and clients. The ideal candidate has great attention to detail, knows how to build successful relationships; can take direction as well as work independently.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Conceive, develop and produce creative segments, promos, and commercial content.
  • Manage multiple creative assignments in a hands-on fashion at all stages of development, from project start through post
  • Manage work flow and project deadlines
  • Research new editorial techniques, new and current standards in music, storytelling, graphic design and marketing
  • Write scripts
  • Edit spots
  • Create graphics to support spot production
  • Work closely with design department to convey additional graphics needs for projects
  • Direct talent (voice-over and other) and strong ability to select music
  • Support all sales projects on behalf of station

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree (B.A.) from four-year college or university
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience with AVID and premiere editing
  • Ability to use motion graphics (after effects/cinema 4D)
  • Ability to prioritize and multi task many projects at one time
  • Must be flexible and able to adjust to the changing demands of our environment
  • Very organized and excellent attention to detail
  • Excellent communication ability
  • Ability to work well with all levels of the organization

About Cox Media Group
CMG Media Corporation (d/b/a Cox Media Group) is an industry-leading media company with unparalleled brands, award-winning content, and exceptional team members. CMG provides valuable local and national journalism and entertainment content to the people and communities it serves. The company's businesses encompass 14 high-quality, market-leading television brands in 9 markets; 49 top-performing radio stations delivering multiple genres of content in 10 markets; a Washington, DC news bureau; and numerous streaming and digital platforms. CMG's TV portfolio includes multiple primary affiliates of ABC, CBS, FOX, NBC, Telemundo and MyNetworkTV, as well as several valuable news and independent stations. For more information about CMG, visit www.coxmediagroup.com

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